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The Marine Safety Forum is primarily focused on actively promoting safety within the marine sector of the oil and gas industry.

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Recent Safety Alerts

Eye Injury Whilst Opening Paint Tin Lid

Serious eye injury sustained by vessel crew member whilst opening a paint tin lid

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Dropped Object During Cargo Discharge Operations

Seafastening bracket dropped from cargo forklift pocket whilst lifting from vessel to shore.

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Hand Injury Sustained During Routine Checks

Crew member sustained hand injury during routine weekly checks.

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Suspension Trauma

Shared learnings on a planned drill which resulted in suspension trauma.

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Recent News & Events

Confined Space Entry Resource Pack

24/01/2021

A new resource pack on the topic of confined space entry is now available on the resources section of our website. https://www.marinesafetyforum.org/resources/ Created in collaboration with Step Change in Safety - this pack contains a high-quality film which follows a…

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Season’s Greetings and Happy New Year from everyone at the Marine Safety Forum

23/12/2020

Season's Greetings and Happy New Year from everyone at the Marine Safety Forum

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Request for Safety Alerts

24/11/2020

msf-information-note-20.01 Input required from members and subscribers to share lessons learned and collectively help raise safety awareness in our industry. Submissions can be sent to secretary@marinesafetyforum.org

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Actively promoting safety within the marine sector of the oil and gas industry.

Guidelines

Delivering Quality Potable…

Revision 3 of the potable water guidelines now available following a cross industry workgroup review.…

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PSV & AHT…

Latest revision of the MSF template for pre hire inspection of PSVs and AHTs

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ERRV Pre-Hire Inspection…

ERRV Pre-Hire Inspection template Rev 2.0 Dec 2020   Latest revision of the MSF template…

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The Carriage of…

The Marine Safety Forum in conjunction with the Oil Companies International Marine Forum published the…

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Marine Responsible Person

The first edition of the "Marine Responsible Person" guideline document as part of the 500…

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Delivering Quality Bulk…

Guidelines for the delivery of quality bulk marine gasoil to offshore locations.

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Guard Vessel Inspection

Please note the following updates to the Guard Vessel Pre- Hire Inspection template 2.2 Additional…

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A Standard global approach to encourage good practice and safe vessel operations in the offshore energy sector.

The International Guidelines for Offshore Marine Operations (GOMO) document was officially launched in the UK on the 11th November 2013 and in Norway on 1st June 2014 and was the product of the GOMO work group – details of which are contained within the document.

Full details can be found on the GOMO website http://g-omo.info/

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